USGS Energy and Broadband Solution

SOUTHERN IRAN
13/04/09 11:52:50 UTC
Epicenter: 28.50N 51.59E

 Energy Magnitude         Me 6.1                                       
Broadband Source Parameters:
 BROADBAND DEPTH:        12.0 km
 BROADBAND FAULT PLANE SOLUTION: 
 NP1:Strike=170 Dip=55 Slip= 120
 NP2:       305     45        54
 Principal Axes:
  T              Plg=65  Azm=137
  P                   6      239
 RADIATED ENERGY:                                                     
  No. of sta:  8  Focal mech.  F                                      
  Energy       2.8+0.5*10**13 Nm                                      
 COMMENT:  Depth from synthetics
  of broadband displacement     
  seismograms.                  
  Apparent Stress       0.21 MPa

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